T-Mobile Gives Carly a Makeover, Dumps Pink Dress for Leather Suit


In its new image makeover, T-Mobile USA will be updating the image of its prominent and well known consumer-facing spokeswoman Carly, giving her a new leather suit and Ducati motorcycle in lieu of her pink dress. Carly, who replaced Catherine Zeta Jones, was often prominently featured in the nation’s number four carrier’s print and television […]

Sprint Showcasing Galaxy Nexus on YouTube Channel

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It looks like the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus Google phone is now closer than ever as the Now Network has now uploaded a video overview of the 4G LTE smartphone it its own Sprint YouTube channel. In the video, Sprint highlights the Google apps, Google Wallet, Google integration, Play Store, dual cameras, easy […]

HTC EVO 4G LTE Appears in First Promo Video


Yesterday, Sprint introduced its third 4G LTE smartphone, the HTC EVO 4G LTE, its first EVO-branded device with 4G LTE capabilities. And while it still does not have an official release date, Sprint has released a promo video that should help to hold over interested consumers until the companies can make an official announcement. The […]

HTC One Series Ad Repeats A Familiar Mistake


HTC has finally gone ahead and released the first teaser video for its upcoming HTC One Series smartphones, a stable that includes the HTC One X, the HTC One S and the HTC One V. All three devices were announced back in February at the Mobile World Congress. A few months ago, HTC publicly stated […]

New iPad Highlights Continued Confusion Over 4G Networks


Apple’s launch of the new iPad on March 16th brought 4G LTE network support to the iPad, but with the fanfare over faster mobile broadband network support, there’s also the issue of continued confusion due to complex network infrastructures around the world as well as unclear marketing on the behalf of Apple and its partner […]

Nokia Lumia 900 Will Be AT&T’s Biggest Launch Event to Date


With Nokia’s and Microsoft’s huge push behind Windows Phone in the U.S. market to be the third horse in a three-horse race against Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android platform, AT&T appears to be on board with the debut of the Lumia 900. The Lumia 900 has a 4.3-inch display and will be one of two […]

Qualcomm Sends the Snapdragon S4 Around the World On a Single Charge


We’ve already seen some pretty impressive benchmarking numbers for Qualcomm’s dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor when that chipset was pitted against competing quad-core Tegra 3 units where the S4 bests its counterpart. But with better performance, does battery life take a hit? Qualcomm is answering that in the negative and says that its dual-core S4 offers […]

This Unofficial Samsung Galaxy Note Ad is Fantastic

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At first, I wasn’t a big fan of Samsung Mobile’s first Super Bowl advertisement which promoted the company’s 5.3-inch hybrid device, the Samsung Galaxy Note. However, the more I watched it, the more I liked it. It took me a grand total of one viewing to like this next Galaxy Note ad, which was not […]

Galaxy Note Takes on the iPhone in New Ad (Video)

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Over the last several months, Samsung has targeted Apple’s iPhone and its legions of fans. The ad campaign culminated in a huge Super Bowl ad, the first for Samsung’s mobile division, that featured everything from Brian Urlacher of the Chicago Bears to a guy getting shot out of a cannon. And let’s not forget the […]

PlayBook OS 2.0 Ads Are Good, But Almost a Year Late


You may have heard. RIM has finally gone ahead and released the highly anticipated BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 update that will finally bring the tablet the features it should have had when it launched all the way back in April of 2011. For those not keeping record, we are now in February 0f 2012 and […]

Amazon Takes on the iPad in New Kindle Ad

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Over the last couple of months, Samsung has produced a number of advertisements that have taken shots at Apple, its fans and its products. And now, it appears that Amazon has joined the fray with a new Kindle ad that takes shots at Apple’s iPad while touting the benefits of the company’s Kindle e-reader and […]

Samsung Unleashes Galaxy Note Super Bowl Teaser Video


Don’t ask us why, but Samsung has released an early teaser video of its upcoming Super Bowl ad for the Samsung Galaxy Note which will be hitting AT&T’s 4G LTE network on February 19th for $299. In the meantime, Sammy is going to be drumming up interest for the 5.3-inch phone/tablet hybrid and one of […]

Samsung Galaxy S III Launching This Summer?


Our favorite Samsung marketing executive, Younghee Lee, is back on the scene once again today and in a conversation with AllThingsD, she seems to hint at a major Samsung product launch that will coincide with the upcoming Summer Olympics in London. The company’s mobile phone division is a global sponsor for the Olympics and Lee […]

Actress in iPhone Ad a Double Agent for Samsung?


It’s unclear whether this is just a big oversight on the part of Samsung and its ad agency or the changing of allegiances by the same child actor, but the actress starring in Apple’s iPhone ad is now appearing in a commercial for Samsung’s Galaxy Tab tablet. Both ads are done in an eerily similar […]

T-Mobile Galaxy S II KO’s iPhone 4S in Latest Ad

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In recent weeks, Samsung has launched a full-on advertising assault against Apple’s iPhone 4S. And now we have others joining the fray. Today, T-Mobile, the only major U.S. carrier without the iPhone, released an advertisement for its Samsung Galaxy S II, an ad that depicts the Magenta carrier’s device KOing the iPhone 4S. And while […]

Sony Anticipates Split with Ericsson in Mobile to Happen Mid-2012


It’s no secret that Sony Ericsson is seeking a divorce that will result in Sony acquiring Ericsson’s share of the joint venture that produces mobile phones, and now Sony executives say that the split will happen by mid-year 2012 in an interview with an Indian newspaper. Under the Sony brand, the mobile phone-maker will divest […]

New Galaxy S II Ad Jeers iPhone for Lack of 4G

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The iPhone 4S is a fantastic smartphone. However, the one thing that it lacks, a thing that Apple seems intent on bringing to it next year, are 4G speeds. Well, like many of you, Samsung has taken notice and it has decided to unleash an entire advertisement for the Samsung Galaxy S II that is […]

Two U.S. Malls Now Tracking Shoppers Through Their Cell Phones


Two malls in the U.S., both operated by Forest City Commercial Management, have begun to track customers inside shops and stores effective Black Friday. The way the tracking works is through antennas placed around the mall where shoppers’ cell phones are then triangulated, providing retailers with anonymous geographic data. Tracking systems are already being implemented […]